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2022 Lunar New Year Celebration - Year of the Tiger

The Lunar New Year is the most important holiday of the year for many Asian families. Lunar New Year, commonly known as Chinese New Year, is an official holiday in many countries including China, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Malaysia, Singapore, and Vietnam.

The Lunar New Year begins on Tuesday, February 1, 2022. Each year is symbolized by an animal of the Chinese Zodiac. This year, it's the first sign -- the rat.

Lunar New Year Dining in Bellevue

Chinese New Year is another season to celebrate and what better way to bring in the Year of the Tiger than to gather family and friends and feast! Here are some of Bellevue's favorite Asian and Chinese restaurants to celebrate with your family and friends in true Chinese style.

Whole Five-Spiced Crispy Duck at Peony Kitchen | Stir Fried Lamb with Green Chili Peppers at La Bu La | Braised Pig Ear at MonGa Cafe |

  Seafood Noodles at Baron's Xi'An Kitchen & Bar |
  Hot pot at Boiling Point |
  Braised Lamb Casserole at Shanghai Cafe |  
Baron's Xi'An Kitchen & Bar | 425-625-2165

Peony Kitchen | 425-502-7652

Monsoon East | 425-635-1112

Wild Ginger | 425-495-8889

Din Tai Fung | 425-698-1095

Boiling Point | 425-455-8375

Dough Zone | 425-454-3333

Facing East | 425-688-2986

King's Chinese Restaurant | 425-378-8009

La Bu La | 425-688-7991

Nuodle | 425-395-9999

PAVO Bellevue | 425-698-1083

The Dolar Shop | 425-390-8888

Shanghai Cafe | 425-603-1689

Crispy Dover Sole at Peony Kitchen | Pork Trotters with Rice at MonGa Cafe | Seafood Hotpot at King's Chinese Restaurant |

The Bellevue Collection | January 17 - February 6

From festive décor like lanterns, dragons and colorful lights to Dining District restaurants unveiling traditional dishes and specialties, join The Bellevue Collection as it celebrates Year of the Tiger!

  2022 Year of the Tiger at The Bellevue Collection |
  2022 Year of the Tiger at The Bellevue Collection |
Lucky Lunar Card
Pick up a Lucky Lunar Scratch Card from January 24 - February 6, 2022 at Guest Services in Bellevue Square's Center Court. Scratch the coin for your good fortune. Each card contains a special dining offer from one of your favorite Asian-inspired restaurants at The Bellevue Collection or the chance to win an $80 Bellevue Collection Gift Card.

Lantern Craft
With kiddos? Starting January 24, stop by Guest Services in Bellevue Square's Center Court to pick up a Red Envelope and Paper Lantern Kit for the kids to nuild a lantern at home!

Other highlights include:

  • Traditional Displays - Throughout Bellevue Square, discover beautiful costumes, cultural artifacts and calligraphy on display provided by Overseas Community Affairs Council, Republic of China (Taiwan) and Wing Luke Museum.
  • Pop Spot - Stop by the pop spot in Bellevue Square's Center Court to take a photo in front of our Lunar New Year backdrop.
  • Photo Screens - Pose in front of our screens across from Michael Kors on the first level of Bellevue Square for a photo to be taken of you in a Lunar New Year scene.
  • and more!

Be sure to tune in to 2022 Year of the Tiger on January 24 for a virtual presentation of a lion dance, performances, crafts and more!

Visit Bellevue Square to see an array of cultural information and décor beginning January 17, 2022.

Chinese New Year Celebration | Chinese New Year Celebration | Chinese New Year Celebration |
      photos by jami davis, bellevue collection  


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Updated: January 22, 2022
Video courtesy of The Bellevue Collection; Lunar New Year photos by Jami Davis

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